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Western District of Kentucky - Document Filing System

REMINDER All documents must have personal identifiers redacted prior to filing.
If you have questions or need assistance please call our ECF HelpDesk line at 866-822-8305.

CM/ECF Monthly Scheduled Maintenance:
Beginning January 5, 2013, on the first Saturday of every month, CM/ECF will be unavailable due to regular system maintenance between 6:00 A.M. - 8:00 A.M. Eastern Time.

ECF Filing Checklist:
We have developed an ECF Filing Checklist to help you in docketing in our ECF system. Please use this checklist to ensure you have everything you need prior to filing with the Western District. Also, make sure your electronic filings are generated on a paper size of 8.5 x 11 pursuant to Local Rule 5.1(b)

System Status/Updates:
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